Tag: Language

日本語能力試験 – It’s JLPT Time Again! Registration Deadline: 10/3/16

Registration for the 2016 Japanese Language Proficiency Exam in the United States is now open!  The JLPT in the US will be hosted again by the American Association of Teachers of Japanese. Registration Deadline: Monday, October 3, 2016 US Testing Date: Sunday, December 4, 2016 Local Testing Site: The University of Washington (Seattle Campus) See …

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Upcoming Movie – Seattle International Film Festival Edition

I WISH             June 3rd at 6:30pm at the Egyptian Theatre June 6th at 4:00pm at the Egyptian Theatre Twelve-year-old Koichi lives with his mother and retired grandparents in Kagoshima, in the southern region of Kyushu, Japan; his younger brother, Ryunosuke, lives with their father, a guitarist in a rock …

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RSVP – Nihongo Dake Brunch

The 日本語だけランチ, Nihongo Only Brunch, is fast approaching; there’s only one week left! Hosted by the wonderful Asher Ramras, PNWJETAA members will be gathering to ring in the New Year, enjoy a tasty mid-day snack, flex our Japanese skills and possibly learn some new ones. Your contributions of fruit, desserts and beverages are encouraged and …

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Japanese Technical Translation Lecture

The UW Japan Studies program has a lecture coming up that might be particularly interesting for those of you with nihongo skills.  The speaker, Barrett-sensei, was one of my TAs for Japanese at UW.  Highly recommended! Japanese Technical Translation: Freelancing as a Career When: Tuesday, Feb. 1 from 3:30-5:00pm Where: UW Campus, Denny Hall 216 …

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Japanese Language Proficiency Test

The JLPT is coming!!  Time to crack open those books and get studying! When: December 5th, 2010 Where: University of Washington (for those of you in Seattle) For more information and to register on-line please click here.  Registration for this year’s test is open until September 24th.